Weather History for Ames, IA

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Thursday, February 28, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 26 °F 30 °F  
Max Temperature 31 °F 39 °F 53 °F (2004)
Min Temperature 20 °F 20 °F -3 °F (2014)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 39 36  
Month to date heating degree days 1105 1131  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5007 5285  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 21 °F    
Average Humidity 79    
Maximum Humidity 88    
Minimum Humidity 69    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.03 in 0.11 in (2007)
Month to date precipitation 0.81 0.96  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.13 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 14 mph (NNW)    
Max Wind Speed 22 mph    
Max Gust Speed 28 mph    
Visibility 9 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Feb. 28, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:50 AM CST 6:03 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:22 AM CST 6:31 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 5:50 AM CST 7:04 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:18 AM CST 7:36 PM CST
Moon 9:36 PM CST (2/28) 7:56 AM CST (2/28)
Length of Visible Light 12h 09m
Length of Day
11h 13m
Waning Gibbous, 90% of the Moon is Illuminated
Feb 28
Waning Gibbous
Mar 4
Last Quarter
Mar 11
New
Mar 19
First Quarter
Mar 27
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 23.0 °F 10.1 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.03 in 8.0 mi NW 15.0 mph 21.9 mph N/A   Overcast
1:26 AM 23.0 °F 11.1 °F 19.4 °F 86% 30.00 in 8.0 mi NW 12.7 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Overcast
1:53 AM 23.0 °F 9.6 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.03 in 9.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:53 AM 24.1 °F 11.0 °F 19.9 °F 84% 30.03 in 10.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:53 AM 24.1 °F 11.0 °F 19.9 °F 84% 30.04 in 9.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:53 AM 23.0 °F 9.6 °F 19.0 °F 85% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:26 AM 23.0 °F 8.7 °F 19.4 °F 86% 30.05 in 10.0 mi NNW 18.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:53 AM 21.0 °F 8.1 °F 17.1 °F 85% 30.10 in 9.0 mi NW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:53 AM 23.0 °F 9.6 °F 18.0 °F 81% 30.14 in 8.0 mi NW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 AM 26.1 °F 14.0 °F 19.9 °F 78% 30.15 in 9.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:53 AM 28.0 °F 16.5 °F 21.9 °F 78% 30.15 in 9.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 AM 30.0 °F 19.5 °F 21.9 °F 72% 30.16 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:53 PM 30.9 °F 20.2 °F 23.0 °F 72% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 15.0 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 30.0 °F 18.3 °F 21.9 °F 72% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 17.3 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Overcast
2:53 PM 30.9 °F 20.7 °F 24.1 °F 76% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:12 PM 30.2 °F 19.8 °F 23.0 °F 75% 30.12 in 9.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:32 PM 30.2 °F 21.3 °F 24.8 °F 80% 30.13 in 10.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:53 PM 30.0 °F 20.5 °F 23.0 °F 75% 30.16 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:53 PM 28.9 °F 17.3 °F 23.0 °F 78% 30.17 in 8.0 mi NNW 16.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:37 PM 28.4 °F 18.0 °F 23.0 °F 80% 30.16 in 9.0 mi NNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:53 PM 28.0 °F 17.5 °F 23.0 °F 81% 30.19 in 10.0 mi NNW 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:53 PM 28.0 °F 17.0 °F 23.0 °F 81% 30.19 in 10.0 mi NNW 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:53 PM 27.0 °F 17.3 °F 23.0 °F 85% 30.19 in 10.0 mi NNW 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 PM 27.0 °F 16.7 °F 23.0 °F 85% 30.20 in 7.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:27 PM 26.6 °F 16.8 °F 21.2 °F 80% 30.16 in 10.0 mi North 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:53 PM 27.0 °F 18.0 °F 21.9 °F 81% 30.19 in 9.0 mi North 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:01 PM 26.6 °F 16.2 °F 21.2 °F 80% 30.16 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 PM 27.0 °F 16.7 °F 21.9 °F 81% 30.18 in 10.0 mi NNW 11.5 mph - N/A   Overcast